The Space Children
The Space Children (1958)

Dave Brewster (Adam Williams) arrives to take his new job as an electronics technician at a top-secret Air Force base in California. With him are his wife Anne (Peggy Webber) and their two children, Bud (Mikel Ray) and Ken (Johnny… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 1, 1958
DVD Release Date: June 19, 2012
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Sean Axmaker

Arnold creates a Cold War movie where the fear of nuclear war is, for many of the civilians of the base, greater than the fear of the enemy.

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John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

Released before Eisenhower's address about 'the military-industrial complex,' the film asks moviegoers to cheer on the essentially terroristic efforts of a saboteur alien brain: It thus asserts that morality transcends national and even species identity.

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